The table below looks at the statistics for Cyber Security skills in IT jobs advertised for the Gloucester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Cyber Security over the 3 months to 20 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cyber Security
Rank 28 35 23
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -12
Permanent jobs citing Cyber Security 8 5 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucester 4.68% 2.13% 10.41%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.72% 2.72% 13.46%
Number of salaries quoted 8 5 28
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £35,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,750 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £48,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -4.00%
Cyber Security
Gloucestershire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Gloucester region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Gloucester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
119 184 208
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucester 69.59% 78.30% 77.32%
Number of salaries quoted 104 141 199
Average salary £41,650 £44,500 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.40% +17.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,546 £30,000 £33,950
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £72,400
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Cyber Security
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Cyber Security across the Gloucester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Cyber Security Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucester

Cyber Security
Salary Trend in Gloucester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Cyber Security across the Gloucester region.

Cyber Security Salary Trend in Gloucester

Cyber Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucester

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, IT jobs across the Gloucester region citing Cyber Security also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Cyber Security.

1 8 (61.54%) Linux
2 7 (53.85%) Java
2 7 (53.85%) Security Cleared
3 5 (38.46%) SQL
4 4 (30.77%) Windows
4 4 (30.77%) C
4 4 (30.77%) Python
4 4 (30.77%) Reverse Engineering
4 4 (30.77%) Test Automation
4 4 (30.77%) C++
5 3 (23.08%) Bash Shell
5 3 (23.08%) SC Cleared
5 3 (23.08%) DV Cleared
5 3 (23.08%) Test Scripting
6 2 (15.38%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (15.38%) Network Security
6 2 (15.38%) Load Testing
6 2 (15.38%) Coverity
6 2 (15.38%) Wind River
6 2 (15.38%) Telecoms
6 2 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (15.38%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 2 (15.38%) Penetration Testing
6 2 (15.38%) Software Engineering
6 2 (15.38%) Ruby
6 2 (15.38%) Software Testing
6 2 (15.38%) ISTQB
6 2 (15.38%) JIRA
6 2 (15.38%) TCP/IP
6 2 (15.38%) ISEB

Cyber Security
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucester by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, IT jobs across the Gloucester region citing Cyber Security also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Cyber Security. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (7.69%) JBoss
Communications & Networking
1 2 (15.38%) TCP/IP
1 2 (15.38%) Firewall
1 2 (15.38%) Network Security
2 1 (7.69%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (7.69%) tcpdump
2 1 (7.69%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (7.69%) PuTTY
2 1 (7.69%) Wireless
2 1 (7.69%) Wireshark
2 1 (7.69%) DNS
2 1 (7.69%) SAN
2 1 (7.69%) HTTP
Development Applications
1 2 (15.38%) JIRA
1 2 (15.38%) Jenkins
General
1 2 (15.38%) Telecoms
2 1 (7.69%) Finance
2 1 (7.69%) Military
Job Titles
1 2 (15.38%) Test Manager
1 2 (15.38%) Software Engineer
2 1 (7.69%) Developer
2 1 (7.69%) Analyst
2 1 (7.69%) Tester
2 1 (7.69%) Network Engineer
2 1 (7.69%) Systems Engineer
2 1 (7.69%) Network Security Engineer
2 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (7.69%) Security Analyst
2 1 (7.69%) Security Specialist
2 1 (7.69%) Security Engineer
2 1 (7.69%) IT Security Analyst
2 1 (7.69%) Software Manager
2 1 (7.69%) Software Test Manager
2 1 (7.69%) Test Leader
2 1 (7.69%) Automation Tester
2 1 (7.69%) Cyber Security Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 8 (61.54%) Linux
2 4 (30.77%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (30.77%) Reverse Engineering
1 4 (30.77%) Test Automation
2 3 (23.08%) Test Scripting
3 2 (15.38%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (15.38%) OO
3 2 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (15.38%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 2 (15.38%) Penetration Testing
3 2 (15.38%) Software Engineering
3 2 (15.38%) Software Testing
3 2 (15.38%) Load Testing
3 2 (15.38%) Static Code Analysis
4 1 (7.69%) Mentoring
4 1 (7.69%) SIEM
4 1 (7.69%) Test Management
4 1 (7.69%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 7 (53.85%) Java
2 5 (38.46%) SQL
3 4 (30.77%) Python
3 4 (30.77%) C
3 4 (30.77%) C++
4 3 (23.08%) Bash Shell
5 2 (15.38%) C#
5 2 (15.38%) Perl
5 2 (15.38%) Shell Script
5 2 (15.38%) Ruby
6 1 (7.69%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 7 (53.85%) Security Cleared
2 3 (23.08%) SC Cleared
2 3 (23.08%) DV Cleared
3 2 (15.38%) ISTQB
3 2 (15.38%) ISEB
4 1 (7.69%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (7.69%) GIAC
4 1 (7.69%) CCNP
4 1 (7.69%) CCNA
4 1 (7.69%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (7.69%) Snort
1 1 (7.69%) VMware ESXi
Vendors
1 2 (15.38%) VMware
1 2 (15.38%) Coverity
1 2 (15.38%) Wind River
1 2 (15.38%) Microsoft
2 1 (7.69%) CheckPoint
2 1 (7.69%) NetIQ
2 1 (7.69%) Cisco
2 1 (7.69%) Splunk
2 1 (7.69%) LogRhythm
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